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Thomas Gibney

Gibney racing is based in Drumbaragh Co. Meath. Although a small yard, trainer Thomas Gibney hit the big time in 2012 when Lion Na Bearnai scored in the Irish Grand National at 33/1. As is becoming more and more popular, Gibney has a different…
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5 Outsiders To Back In The 2014 Grand National

The Grand National attracts millions of pounds in betting and the bookmakers love this event because of its tendency to produce a high priced winner. In 2013 and 2012, the race was won by a 66/1 shot and a 33/1 outsider respectively and as recently…

Davy Russell

Davy Russell hails from Youghal, County Cork and is established as one of Ireland's top jump jockey's. He has followed a well trodden path for aspiring jockey's, beginning his riding career riding in point to point races. In 2002 Davy was…

Lion Na Bearnai

The 2012 Irish Grand National winner, Lion Na Bearnai was entered into the 2013 Grand National with some hefty expectations on his shoulders. Trained by Thomas Gibney, his only run out since that win resulted in him being pulled up at Newbury…

Lion Stalks Aintree

Last week Aintree received a bumper 115 entries for the 2014 Grand National. Whilst the long list of horses aiming for a run over the Grand National fences is great news for Aintree, it creates a mountain of work for me. At least 75 of those…